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Athletics - Wed, Jan. 28, 2015 at 2:30 PM

The Vanguard University Athletic Department is excited to announce our spring seminar series. These seminars serve to expose attendees to services and resources that are available on campus, reinforce principles of GOLD PRIDE to ensure that our student athletes are working towards achieving significance, or teach skills and techniques that can improve academic performance.  All of our spring seminars will be held on Friday mornings 10-1050 a.m. in HEATH 109. Some seminars are geared specifically towards student athletes and the demands of their rigorous schedule. However, all VU students are invited to attend.

 
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Women's Basketball - Wed, Jan. 28, 2015 at 12:05 AM

Santa Barbara, Calif.- The #12 Vanguard Lions defeat Westmont College 53-50. The tightly contested game will go a far way in determining final GSAC playoff seeding. Maya Kennedy (SO/Huntington Beach, CA) led the Lions with 16 points, three boards and three assists. Samantha Doucette (JR/Irvine, CA) chimes in with 15 points in 40 minutes of game action. 

 
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Men's Basketball - Tue, Jan. 27, 2015 at 11:55 PM

Santa Barbara, Calif. –  The Vanguard Lions (13-9, 5-4) dug themselves a hole in the GSAC with a tough 56-52 loss on the road to the Westmont Warriors (15-7, 7-2).  Vanguard allowed a 14-0 run late in the second half to be the difference after leading by as much as nine early in the half.  It was the second loss to Westmont this year.

 
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Men's Basketball - Mon, Jan. 26, 2015

Costa Mesa, Calif. - Vanguard University men's basketball earns its second GSAC Player of the Week as Zach Allmon (SO/San Luis Obispo, CA) earns the award for the week of January 26, 2015.

 
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Men's Basketball - Sun, Jan. 25, 2015

Costa Mesa, Calif. – The Lions (13-8, 5-3) knocked off the 12th ranked Concordia Eagles (17-4, 6-2)  69-57 in front of a standing room only crowd in The Pit. Vanguard was led by a monster day from Zach Allmon (SO/San Luis Obispo, CA) slamming his way to 13 points and 15 rebounds. DeAngelo Jones (SR/Cheney, WA) went 7-7 from the charity stripe for 16 points and Chris Gorman (SR/Oceanside, CA) posted 16 points, seven assists and two steals while shooting 90% from the free throw line.

 
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Baseball - Sat, Jan. 24, 2015

LA MIRADA, Calif. – Vanguard (5-1, 2-1 GSAC) came out strong in the first game of the day behind strong pitching winning 9-7, but was unable to complete the sweep as they fell to Biola (2-2, 1-2) in the second game 7-6. The Lions were still able to win the series and seem primed for a promising season.

 
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Athletics - Tue, Jan. 20, 2015

Costa Mesa, Calif.- Former Vanguard Lions All American and GSAC Player of the Year Horace Wormely is signed by Patriotas de Tunga from the Liga DirecTV 2. He is one of the top five players for the squad that is in Group B of the league. 

 
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#23 Riley Holsinger drains the game tying shot with 4.1 seconds remaining and forces overtime.
Women's Basketball - Sat, Jan. 24, 2015

Costa Mesa, Calif. - In what could have been the GSAC game of the Week, #11 Vanguard and #9 Concordia couldnt settle things in the standard 40 minutes. It took OT until CUI would take the 88-83 victory, with many of the calls going against Vanguard in the final minutes. 

Riley Holsinger (JR/Spokane, WA) scored 37 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, going 17-21 from foul line. Samantah Doucette was her partner in crime, scoring 26 points on an efficient 10-18 shooting from the field. Amber Alexander (JR/Grand Blanc, MI) came up big with 10 rebounds and three steals, as her prescence was dearly missed after fouling out midway through the overtime period. 

 
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Baseball - Fri, Jan. 23, 2015

LA MIRADA, Calif. – Getting his first taste of Golden State Athletic Conference play, Sean Isaac (SO/Redondo Beach, CA) pitched six strong innings to help Vanguard University defeat Biola University in La Mirada, as the Lions won by a score of 4-1. The Lions took the first game of the three game series behind the arm of the sophomore and through some aggressive base running. With the win Vanguard improves to 4-0 overall and 1-0 in Golden State Athletic Conference play.

 
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Softball - Fri, Jan. 23, 2015

COSTA MESA, Calif. - Vanguard opened the 2015 softball season with a strong offensive showing, sweeping a non-conference doubleheader against La Sierra University 9-1 and 10-0 on Friday afternoon at the VU Softball Field.

The Lions (2-0 overall) came out firing in the twinbill, pounding out 19 runs to go with the 19 hits while holding the Golden Eagles (0-2) to just one run on six hits.